Institutional Support

Corporate partnership 

A strategically aligned sponsor partnership with the Charlotte Symphony will provide your company with a Return on Investment that meets your marketing and community engagement objectives. Our recognition and hospitality program offers unique client entertainment opportunities and brand visibility with our supporters.

We will work with you to customize your support in several areas, including technological innovation, community outreach, or educational and training programs. Each category offers unique opportunities to tailor your message.

Partnership Examples:

$5,000       Summer Pops Sponsor

$10,000     Guest Artist or Concert Sponsor

$30,000     Classical Concert Weekend Sponsor

Marketing and Recognition:  

Corporate sponsors receive targeted exposure to our influential and geographically diverse network of patrons, corporate partners, concertgoers, and the community-at-large. For example:
  • Name/logo recognition as concert or series sponsor during the event in the lobby of the concert hall, in all promotional collateral, and e-newsletters
  • Name/logo recognition in concert program books
Name/Logo recognition in multi-tiered communication platform including:
  •   Charlotte Symphony website 
  •   Email blasts to target audiences
  •   Donor pages in concert programs
  •   Season brochures


Entertain your guests with the cultural experience of the Charlotte Symphony. With a diverse variety of concerts and venues, the Charlotte Symphony offers a unique experience not to be forgotten. Examples include: 
  • Host a pre-concert reception, either private or including our patrons
  • Private backstage tour and meet and greet with Charlotte Symphony conductors and artists
  • Summer Pops Corporate VIP tent access with food and beverages provided 
  • Have an ensemble comprised of Charlotte Symphony musicians perform at your event
  • Attend a private full orchestra rehearsal
  • Premium seating tickets to sponsored concert/event
  • Invitations to special behind-the-scenes events with NWS artists and management including working rehearsals, artist master classes, artist receptions and more
  • Discount on single ticket purchases to your employees
  • Parking vouchers 

Charlotte Symphony Partners

$100,000 +


$50,000 - $99,999

The Dickson 
William Randolph Hearst Foundation
Reemprise Fund

$20,000 - $49,999

The Dowd
Mariam and Robert Hayes Charitable Trust
 The Trexler Foundation

$10,000 - $19,999

Blumenthal Foundation Bragg Financial Advisors, Inc. BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina
Charlotte Mecklenburg Community Foundation Hearst Novant Health
Parker Poe Rodgers Builders  

$5,000 - $9,999

Bank of the Ozarks The Charlotte Assembly The Dunspaugh-Dalton Foundation, Inc.
George and Ruth Baxter Foundation Symphony Guild of Charlotte US Bank Foundation
  Winstead PC  

$2,500 - $4,999

Ann and Gordon Getty
Clariant  Publix Super Markets Charities
RSM Snyder's-Lance Incorporated St. Gabriel Catholic Church

In-kind Partners


DoubleTree Suites
NoDa Brewing Company
Omni Charlotte Hotel
Reid's Find Foods
Steinway Piano Gallery-Charlotte


Institutional Partners

DoubleTree Suites NoDa Brewery
Omni Charlotte

Media Partners